jquery vs createElement

JavaScript performance comparison

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Preparation code

<script src="https://ajax.googleapis.com/ajax/libs/jquery/2.1.3/jquery.min.js"></script>

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jquery
var test = $('<span>').addClass('class-t');
var test2 = $('<span>').append(test);
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createElement
var test = document.createElement('span');
test.className += 'class-t';
var test2 = document.createElement('span');
test2.appendChild(test);
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